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What is ETF? Meaning, function and why you need it

What is ETF? Meaning, function and why you need it

The first exchange-traded fund (ETF) was launched in 1993. Fast forward to date, and the global ETF assets stand at a whopping $9.1 trillion. In 2020 alone, investors poured more than $730 billion...

Book value; What it means to investors in 2021

Book value; What it means to investors in 2021

When it comes to valuing a company and deciding whether it would be a good investment or not, things can get a little tricky. Of course, there are a lot of metrics you can look at, but it can be...

Value trap; How it works and how to avoid in 2021

Value trap; How it works and how to avoid in 2021

Value investing is one of the most popular investment strategies. The stock market has rewarded value investors with exponential returns. No wonder why so many new investors are intrigued by this...

How to know when to sell a stock; 3 reasons to sell

How to know when to sell a stock; 3 reasons to sell

Congratulations, you’ve made it! The fact that you’re currently reading this indicates that you chose to invest - which in itself is an achievement. And now that you own stocks, you want to know...

Investing vs saving; Which one should you choose?

Investing vs saving; Which one should you choose?

“It's not how much money you make, but how much money you keep, how hard it works for you, and how many generations you keep it for” - Robert Kiyosaki Whether you’ve got your first paycheck, or...

Is investing gambling? Understanding the difference

Is investing gambling? Understanding the difference

To answer the question, ‘Is investing the same as gambling?’ First, we should look at what exactly is investing and gambling. Gambling and investing Investing is the act of committing capital to...

Value investing strategy | Become a value investor

Value investing strategy | Become a value investor

“Price is what you pay, value is what you get” These are the words of Warren Buffett, CEO of Berkshire Hathaway, also one of the world’s richest men, and more importantly, one of the most successful...

What is penny stock; Should you buy it in 2021?

What is penny stock; Should you buy it in 2021?

What is a penny stock? If you’ve ever watched the movie ‘The Wolf of Wall Street' you might be familiar with penny stocks. ‘Pink sheets’ and ‘penny stocks’ were how Jordan Belfort notoriously made...